In this role, the selected candidate will assess patient knowledge of kidney disease for barriers that may affect adherence to treatment; work with patient, family and health care team to provide education tailored to the patients learning style and needs.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible for ensuring appropriate discharge planning ensured through assessment, (social, financial, and health conditions of patient) from which recommendations for referrals, services, and post hospital care will be provided.
In this role, the selected candidate will participate in care planning in collaboration with the patient and healthcare team to identify effective interventions that will help the patient meet rehabilitation, treatment goals, and improve quality of life.
The Social Worker is the member of the interdisciplinary team whose primary function is to provide diagnostic evaluations of the psychosocial problems of the patient/family unit, defining social service goals for alleviating these problems, and helping to provide both the counseling and casework needed to meet these goals.
In this role you will assess and evaluate members needs and requirements to achieve and/or maintain their health. You will guide members and their families toward and facilitate interaction with resources appropriate for their care and well-being.
As a member of the interdisciplinary team, assesses patients' psychosocial status, strengths and areas of need that may affect rehabilitation and optimal treatment outcomes as part of the comprehensive patient assessment.
In this role, the selected candidate will be responsible to provides crisis intervention and assists families in understanding the implications and complexities of the medical situation and its impact on lifestyle.